Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center


6 june 2017 Aleh Mazol

The End Of A Long-Lasting Recession? – Digest Of The Belarusian Economy

On 17 May 2017, Belstat, Belarus's official statistical body, announced that Belarus's economy is growing for the second straight month. Thus, on 24 May, Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Semashka declared new investment plans for the industrial sector assuming further economic recovery. Nevertheless, the economic environment remains complex and the debt burden of enterprises is high, threatening the stability of the banking system.

19 may 2017

Seminar on restructuring state enterprises and investment attraction to develop regions held in Minsk

On May 16, a republican seminar was held in Minsk for representatives of state bodies “Restructuring of state enterprises and regulatory aspects of attracting investments for the development of regions. Practical basis for Belarus ”. The event was organized by the National Agency of Investment and Privatization with the support of the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Belarus, the World Bank Group, and Economic Research Center BEROK.

6 may 2017 Aleh Mazol

Privatization: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back – Digest Of The Belarus Economy

On 4 May 2017 Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenka declared that Belarus plans to gain approximately $50bn in exports off goods produced in the Great Stone industrial park.

5 may 2017

Job Opportunity at BEROC

BEROC announces a job opening for the position of Researcher. The Researcher would be working on the topics of SME’s, entrepreneurship and private sector development in Belarus under the guidance of Academic Director and in cooperation with the other researchers at BEROC. The position is based in Minsk.

The paper by Katerina Lisenkova and Kateryna Bornukova was published in Baltic Journal of Economics

The paper by Katerina Lisenkova and Kateryna Bornukova "Effects of population ageing on the pension system in Belarus" was published in Baltic Journal of Economics

27 february 2017

Dzmitry Kruk made a research presentation ”Belarus Economy: The Challenges of Stalled Reforms”

Dzmitry Kruk presented the research ¨Macroeconomic environment and policy dilemmas¨

30 january 2017

Sergei Guriev in Minsk

EBRD’s Chief Economist Sergei Guriev presented Transition Report. This event was organized by EBRD and BEROC.

24 december 2016

The Belarus Economy: The Challenges of Stalled Reforms

The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw) and the Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center (BEROC) invite you to register for a presentation of a publication "The Belarus Economy: The Challenges of Stalled Reforms".

4 october 2016

Open Seminar ”Cost-Benifit Analysis”

3 october 2016

Russian Oil Blackout - Digest Of Belarus Economy

On 14 September 2016 First Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Vladimir Semashka announced that negotiations on oil and gas relations between the Belarusian authorities and Russia's main economic players had failed.